You can download any similar app of your choice, but I would always recommend to use this. Both the app is very reliable, and I personally use it to backup my apps whenever I want to switch between phones. So, backing up them is very important, but there is no way to sync SMS & Call Logs directly with your Google account. I have personally tried this app to backup my device SMS and Calls logs. Many apps provide similar features; you can try them as well; it totally depends upon you. You must have proper and working driver installed on your windows computer to be able to successfully backup firmwares on your device. Before you begin with guide instructions below, make sure your android device is adequately charged — at least 50% battery of the device.
Let me show the best way and easiest way to backup all your contacts in a single click. We will use our Google Account; you can sync all your App data, Contacts, Gmail, Calendar stock ROM (firmware), Keep, Google Fit data with your Google account. In this method, we’ll go through easy steps on how to take Nandroid backup directly to PC. But the true power of the device can only be enjoyed once the user is in full control of the device, not the manufacturer. Once user gets full access, he can play with the entire power of the device but this may damage the device. So we need to make sure to take a backup of the device in case we run into situations where we cannot boot the device or some other issues.
- As always, make sure you have backups available before you attempt to flash anything.
- There are various ways to install custom ROM on any Android smartphone or tablet.
- The TWRP app allows you to install TWRP on your device with the touch of a button, without the need for a PC.
- Hello everyone, I made a backup of my stock ROM after unlocking bootloader and installing TWRP but before installing LineageOS.
- Google Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro have become the latest additions to the Pixel lineup.
- You can use the ADB commands to perform various operations on your Android device.
Assuming you have an up-to-date one available, this shouldn’t result in much—or any—data loss. The ROM Manager app will help you to back up Android ROM to PC through an easy to use interface. You can also install ROMs from your SD card through this App. Follow the guide to figure out how to backup Android firmware stock ROM using ROM Manager. This is the easiest way to protect your apps,data and photos etc. You should also backup your phone just in case something goes wrong and you might have to restore your apps and data. These drivers are mainly for the devices powered by SPD chipset.
But both can be considered full backups for their use cases. Let the context determine if someone asking for a full backup wants option 1 or 2. Double clicking on the Android Backup file will allow you to restore your device from the backup file. Droid Explorer will do full backups of the device and save them in %USERPROFILE%\Android Backups. Within that folder is a folder named for the device, and inside that folder are the backups. Second, on your PC from the command prompt you will need to be able to locate both the adb command and your backup file. The easiest way to do this is to run the adb command from the directory where adb is located.
Also, if someone could explain in layman terms what each of these partitions mean and contain and when are they useful. Now, you are here to learn how to take and restore the backup. That means you probably have read our guide to unlock bootloader and install TWRP on the device. If you have TWRP recovery installed on your HTC U11, you can use that to install stock firmware by restoring a Nandroid backup. Again, XDA member – 5m4r7ph0n36uru, has been kind enough to provide Nandroid backup zips of specific firmware.